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Civil Designer

Advertiser: Westera Partners4.5 out of 54.5 overall rating (6 employee reviews) More jobs from this company

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Job Listing Date
25 Aug 2020
Location
Sunshine Coast
Work Type
Full Time
Classification
Engineering, Engineering Drafting

About Westera Partners

Westera Partners Pty Ltd (Westera) is one of South East Queensland’s most respected Consulting Engineering firms. The business commenced operations on the Gold Coast, expanding to Brisbane, Northern NSW and recently adding a fourth office in the Sunshine Coast. With expertise in Structural, Civil and Environmental Engineering the business has an enviable reputation for delivering superior quality consulting engineering services.  The team is young, ambitious and carries a wealth of experience in the following fields of civil engineering;

  • Land Subdivisions
  • Local Government Infrastructure Planning & Design
  • Master Urban Projects Feasibility
  • Aged Care, Child Care and Education Facilities
  • Commercial & Industrial Developments
  • Multi-Residential Apartments
  • Residential Townhouses
  • Flood Modelling
  • Stormwater Management
  • Water Sensitive Urban Design
  • Erosion & Sediment Control
  • Civil Construction Phase Contract Administration

About the role

We are currently looking for a Civil Designer to join our team. The role will be based in our Sunshine Coast office located in Maroochydore. This is a full time position.

The primary responsibility of this role will be to produce detail design drawings, and work packages for various civil engineering projects that are aligned with the principles of the business, current regulations, and exceed client expectations.

You will work alongside Senior Engineers and Partners to ensure on time delivery of high quality and cost effective services.

Westera has an ISO Accredited Quality Management System. It is the responsibility of all team members to comply with this system and to contribute to the continuous business improvement.

About you

To be successful in this role you will have a minimum of 8 years similar experience and a keen desire to develop professionally. You must hold an Associate Diploma in Civil Engineering.

You should have advanced software design skills with 12D and AutoCAD.

You will receive mentoring and development opportunities, and as your professional journey continues you should be competent addressing appropriately complex and technical matters independently, systematically and with strict adherence and knowledge of local government regulations, applicable standards and codes of practice. Design solutions should be creative, efficient and effective.

You will have a personable approach and advanced communication skills. Your time management skills will see you working on multiple projects simultaneously with tight deadlines. In summary you should be dedicated, efficient, motivated, proactive and enthusiastic.

Most importantly your passion to provide designs and service to our clients that exceed their expectations, are compliant, cost effective, value adding and creative will ensure your ongoing success and future development with Westera.

About the benefits

This is a highly varied and fast-paced position. Westera works on a variety of challenging and stimulating projects. You will love being able to find innovative solutions for clients and seeing your work being created.

Westera values the professional growth and development of all employees. Along with providing mentoring to design team members, you will be offered the same mentoring and development opportunities. The business requires all employees participate in the annual performance and development cycle where employees are offered the opportunity to set their own development goals which include on the job training, learning from others and external training.

The business offers an Associate Program, and there is an Employee Referral Program where you could be rewarded for referring your friend to their next job.

Most importantly, you will enjoy working in a high energy environment with a team of dedicated professionals who love what they do!

Don't miss this opportunity to make a difference and join a growing talented team in a well-respected Engineering Consultant firm - Apply Now!

Local knowledge will be considered an advantage. Please no international applications or recruitment agency’s.

Formal applications should reference DR-3C SUN and include your current resume and cover letter. Please send to leec@westerapartners.com.au

The application form will include these questions:
  • Which of the following statements best describes your right to work in Australia?
  • How many years' experience do you have as a civil designer?
  • Do you have experience working on civil infrastructure projects?
  • Which of the following types of infrastructure project do you have experience with?
  • Have you completed a qualification in engineering?

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